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NBC
Sep 24, 2012 6:00am PDT
of eric lewis who has been the school principal here at montague elementary for seven years now. this morning while his students get ready to start a new week, he happens to be getting ready for his very first court appearance. lewis was taken into custody friday, booked into jail on suspicion of having methamphetamine for sale and offering to furnish narcotics. the 42-year-old was arrested at a caltrain station in san francisco, which is where he lives. officials say they began investigating lewis after getting a tip that he was involved in drugs. well, that tip led to an undercover operation that resulted in his arrest. ultimately, parents we spoke to and his colleagues are not sure what to make of all this. >> mr. lewis has worked with us for a number of years, five years, and he's been a good principal. other than that, this whole thing was a shock. it was not something we ever saw coming and quite surprised. >> of course i'm always concerned my son, but more the teachers are the one that directly work with him. it's not the principal. >> reporter: authorities say they seize
ABC
Sep 24, 2012 11:00am PDT
their principal eric lewis. he's in jail first court appearance this afternoon. district officials and parents tell me they never saw this coming. families flock to montague elementary in santa clara as theyz would any monday morning. but the day is different. >> we were disappointed. mr. lewis is respected here. >> i was shocked, everybody was shocked. >> it surprised everybody. didn't see nothing like that >> reporter: it is not just parents. >> we're shocked. i think shocked is the word that keeps coming from anybody. >> reporter: police arrested the principal thursday after eric lewis met with an undercover agent at a caltrain for alleged drug deal. the agent contacted lewis on a dating website. search of lewis' home turned up meth, scales and other drugs. he's been the principal for seven years and was well liked and respected and the school was thriving. >> i think our hiring process is thorough. we do extensive background checks, reference checks all of those kinds of things. we've never had an incident like this before. >> reporter: now the school and parents have to explain to student
KRON
Sep 24, 2012 11:00pm PDT
drugs, eric dean lewis was arraigned on charges. the principal was arrested on friday after a sting operation. authorities say eric dean lewis offered the investigator methmeth and the date -- methamphetamine. kron 4's maureen kelly was there. >> reporter: he is in front of a judge monday because he was arrested friday after investigators say he offered to furnish an offer with methamphetamine. that agent made contact through a dating website. after his arrest authorities searched his san francisco apartment and say they found a lot of drugs. >> quarter ounce of methamphetamine. 7 pills of mdma and 3-4 vials of ghp. >> reporter: that led to the additional charge of drugs for sale. computers were also seized at his office at montague elementary school but the district attorney says the investigation is still on going. at this time there is nothing to indicate he tried to sell drugs to students. authorities plan to examine any money put towards setting him free to make sure it doesn't come from drug sources. maureen kelly, kron 4 news. >> at this time there have been no allegations of
FOX
Sep 25, 2012 12:00pm PDT
. well, i got this police report from inside the courthouse this morning. it explains how eric lewis was caught with drugs and hidden cameras inside his home. one of them was hidden inside the nose of a teddy bear and now investigators trying to figure out if anything recorded was illegal. eric lewis remains behind bars. for fellny charges -- behind bars for fellny fell -- felony charges. it's unknown if other charges will be brought up. one camera were found at his home. >> i'm just hoping that nothing turns up with children. adults are consenting. hopefully they were consenting. it does raise questions it being a teddy bear. >> reporter: police took items as evidence because they knew he was a principal and wanted to see if any crimes occurredded using those cameras. >> who knows. >> it could have been for the dates he brought home. it's odd some teddy bears. we still have to go through and figure out, you know, what else he had, if anything. >> reporter: lewis was rest arrested after -- lewis was arrested after he met an under cover agent he thought was there -- undercover agent e
NBC
Sep 23, 2012 11:00pm PDT
and drug charges. eric lewis was arrested after reportedly trying to sell drugs to an under cover police officer. nbc bay area's arturo santiago is at the school with the latest for us. >> reporter: someone tipped off police that the principal here at the elementary school was in to drugs. a sting operation was set up in which an under cover officer made contact with lewis through a gae dating website. they set up a meeting and it was at that meeting that principal lewis was arrested. principal eric lewis was arrested on friday on charges of methamphetamine for sale and offering to purchase narcotics. he was taken in to custody at a cal train station in san francisco. police say they searched his home on 300 block of guerrero street and seized meth and pair fa nail dwra. >> he's ban good principal. other than that the whole thing was a shock. it is not something we ever saw coming and quite surprised. >> reporter: the school district placed lewis on unpaid administrative leave and will have an interim principal take over at the school. officials say lewis was well liked and helped improv
KRON
Sep 23, 2012 11:00pm PDT
selling drugs. detectives arrested principal eric lewis. the agency started chatting with him on the gate gate the web site. -- gay dating website. it has been a principal at montague elementary and santa clara they say apparently their principal did not practice what he preached. >> he was teaching the children what not to do. >>da: they did not believe that he sold drugs to students or to parents. >>da: principal lotus will appear in court on monday. >> >>vicki: these hit a football field of a high- school and is not the first time. reggie kumar has more. reggie >> this is the second time this month that the use of stolen a copper wire from this high school. there on the field on tuesday and the lights were working fine. they told me that all of the copper had been stolen. this and that the wires on one end and then pass that the out wires on the other end at the next poll and pulled it out. -- pulled into out. apparently they did not have a way to carry the wire out because they found it in the restrooms. earlier this year thieves broke into the same school in stole everything inside
ABC
Sep 23, 2012 11:00pm PDT
dates. principal eric dean lewis was taken into custody early friday morning, and now school officials are scrambling to keep parents calm. john alston is live in santa clara tonight. john? >> principal eric lewis will not be coming to work at his office because he is at the santa clara county jail this evening. state agents conducted a sting operation when they got a tip he might be involved in drugs. and now school officials and parents are floored at the arrest. >> no idea. >> i am just shocked. that's why i came out here to find out what was going on. >> the man who was principal for the past seven years is under arrest for having methamphetamine for sale and offering to provide drugs. 42-year-old eric dean lewis was arrested at a cal train station. the department of justice said he planned to meet an undercover agent he contacted through a dating website. an interim principal had already taken over and lewis was put on unpaid administrative leave from his $114,000 a year job as district officials scramble to get the word out. >> we know of no allegations if there was any connectio
ABC
Sep 24, 2012 2:00am PDT
parents calm. john alston is live in santa clara tonight. john? >> principal eric lewis will not be coming to work at his office because he is at the santa clara county jail this evening. state agents conducted a sting operation when they got a tip he might be involved in drugs. and now school officials and parents are floored at the arrest. >> no idea. >> i am just shocked. that's why i came out here to find out what was going on. >> the man who was principal for the past seven years is under arrest for having methamphetamine for sale and offering to provide drugs. 42-year-old eric dean lewis was arrested at a cal train station. the department of justice said he planned to meet an undercover agent he contacted through a dating website. an interim principal had already taken over and lewis was put on unpaid administrative leave from his $114,000 a year job as district officials scramble to get the word out. >> we know of no allegations if there was any connections between san francisco where he lived or this place of work. and second of all we will be out in force. we will have district of
KBCW
Sep 24, 2012 10:00pm PDT
allegations facing eric lewis elementary school principal and santa clara reporter kiet do helos drew the attention of police and what investigators found. >>> eric b. lewis was at his arraignment a stark difference from his mug shot after he was arrested last week on drug charges >>> shocking and set time for the school >>> investigators say they connected the principle through the gate dating website adam for adam and set up a round of the room and a train station he offered drugs to an undercover agent for a date at his home at his apartment in san francisco police confiscated 10 hidden cameras including one stuff in a teddy bear computers and opium pipe >>> about a quarter an ounce of meth, bills expected to be ecstasy, and three or four vials of g h b >>> the date rape drug, raises the possibility that the victims were on knowing where recorded he has been a popular principal at montague elementary school in santa clara the last seven years and did a great job raising test scores last year his salary was $160,000 no evidence kids were in jail in dangedanger >>> these things
CBS
Sep 24, 2012 6:00am PDT
of the home and now the 42 year- old eric lewis will be arraigned later on today, he was the principle of mountain view elementary school here in santa clara for the past seven years but now he is on unpaid leave facing drug charges. let's bring up his mug shot. he was busted on friday after allegedly trying to meet up with an undercover officer to either give or sell drugs. police started looking at him after being tipped off that he was into drugs, an undercover officer started chatting him up on a dating site and then said that lewis offered him narcotics. they agreed to meet up at a cow train station where he was busted. a search of his seventh disco home uncovered a quarter ounce of methamphetamine, and drug scales and other pills. the santa clara unified school district has put him on leaves and an interim principal in his place. but the news has to be hard for students here as well as their parents. they knew this man simply as mr. lewis, the principal here, and i found website where you can rate teachers, and principals and people were very complimentary of them calling fantast
KRON
Sep 25, 2012 4:00am PDT
eric lewis remains behind bars he's been held in santa clara jail and a $25,000 bill. >> let's get it over to eric to take a look at the forecast bv is still the beginning of the week of mourning similar conditions to what we saw yesterday the cloud cover is and as widespread. we see some cloud cover here in downtown san francisco we should see a relatively early clearing with that sunshine slated for this afternoon. temperatures will be very similar to what we saw yesterday afternoon. temperatures right now in the fifties into the afternoon at a little bit of cloud cover for pacifica headed to ocean beach, and as we head into the evening hours it looks like those clouds will make a comeback and temperatures will drop into the '60s and '70s. satellite and radar does not really have much to show you we to have some clout cover over the san francisco bay. pretty clear conditions for most of the bay area 10 mi. of visibility for fairfield, concord and hayward. a lot of the falk visibility almost down to zero. be mindful of the cars in front of you and as we take a look at your afterno
NBC
Sep 24, 2012 4:30am PDT
, 42-year-old eric lewis, was arrested at a caltrain station in san francisco where authorities say he arranged to meet an undercover agent he contacted through a gay dating website. for some sort of a drug deal. he was booked into santa clara county jail on suspicion of having methamphetamine for sale and offering to furnish narcotics. investigators seized a quarter ounce of meth, drug scales and his computer from his san francisco home over the weekend. the school district is shocked by the arrest, as colleagues here say lewis is well liked. >> we had no sense that there was any connection between what's being alleged had happened in san francisco and what was going on here on a daily basis. no connection whatsoever. >> reporter: now, lewis has been the principal at montague elementary in santa clara for seven years. during that time school officials tell us he has helped improve student achievement scores. while he sits in jail today, he has also been put on unpaid administrative leave by the santa clara county unified school district. lewis is scheduled to be arraigned in court lat
NBC
Sep 25, 2012 11:00am PDT
in a teddy bear at eric lewis' home. police found meth and the date rape drug ghb. lewis was arrested on friday after alleging to meet an undercover police officer on a drug deal. he is now on leave from montague elementa elementary. >>> the board of supervisors deciding when to hear the case of ross mirkarimi. they will hear the charges on october 9th. mirkarimi was suspendussuspende domestic violence charge against his wife. >>> san francisco mayor ed lee is the one that filed the misconduct charge against mirkarimi, but the board could put him in the hot seat. the "san francisco examiner" say officials claim the mayor perjerd himself. he said he never authorized any member of his staff to offer mirkarimi another job with the city. but former board president aaron peskin said his staff asked him to find him another job. peskin said mirkarimi agreed to step down if he agreed to be the under sheriff. >>> president obama delivered some tough talk at the united nations this morning addressing the rioting in the muslim world. he called for a deeper look at the causes. nbc bay area steve
ABC
Sep 24, 2012 4:30am PDT
-year-old eric lewis, the principal here at montague elementary for the past seven years or so, he was making $114,000 a year now on unpaid administrative leave. police say he's a methamphetamine dealer. they arrested him friday in an undercover operation in san francisco where he lives. parents who already heard about this, are definitely shocked and surprise. >> we got a call from another neighbor saying did we hear about principal lewis? i said what? they said he was arrested for selling drugs. that just doesn't seem like it would fit his demeanor. >> reporter: another parent told us that he won't know if the accusations again the principal are true until he sees more evidence. some of that evidence includes that undercover sting at a caltrain station in san francisco, detective contacted lewis online through a dating website and lewis allegedly agreed to meet him to give him drugs. lewis is due in court this morning. katie marzullo, abc7 news. >>> bring down the lights. the show over. next, the final curtain for one of the bay area's last independent movie theaters. >>> classes
KRON
Sep 25, 2012 6:00am PDT
appearance in court. eric lewis was arraigned yesterday. he was arrested on friday in a sting operation. he tried to assail meth and the date rrape drug g h p. the santa clara county school board is sending letters out that they do not believe that anything happen on campus that involved all the students. the principal was put on un paid administrative leave at the time. it is definitely a life lesson for the children. they should stay away from drugs and if a principal is in charge of children and is looked up to, respected it is very troubling it was a big shock to staff and parents. we will try to plan the best for the school and move forward. he remains behind bars on a $25,000 bail. >> here is some of the video of what we are talking about. the spray paint on the mission police department's building. this was all this past thursday night when an officer shot a known gang member. he has now been recognized. he was hit twice by officers and he is still in the hospital recovering. >> the police chief talk about what happened. this guy was in prison for trying to shoot a another gang membe
NBC
Sep 24, 2012 6:00pm PDT
-year-old eric lewis's san francisco apartment turned up something that parents might find even more disturbing than drugs. we're joined from the santa coll clara school where he was a well-liked principal. chris? >> reporter: he was very well liked and very well respected. his scores went up in his tenure here. he has been here seven years. parents still trying to process his arrest on friday. but what they didn't know is when police searched his san francisco apartment, they also found a camera hidden inside a teddy bear. parents had the same question police had, which is, why would he need that? this is not the way families at sant clara montague elementary school think of their principal. they went to court to hear five felony charges against him, sale and distribution of controlled substanc substances, specifically meth, ecstasy and the so-called date rape drug, dhb. he is now on administrative leave from the santa clara montague elementary school, a position he's held for seven years. some parents hope they are kind and generous with the charges against him. >> it's kind of dis
CBS
Sep 25, 2012 4:30am PDT
of the cameras was found in a teddy bear. eric d. lewis of principle was arrested on drug charges thursday. he appeared in court yesterday. >>> about 1/4 of an ounce of methamphetamine the seven panels of india may or access the have record files of chp. >>> in lieu of 25 doesn't dollars belt at this point there's no indication of any crime involving children of the school. in other sectors as the man is doing " to the suspected of trying to conduct an annual accrual near an elementary school near a cemetery. the 25 road was suppressed the west and saturday. police said in friday's incident the girl was able to escape but he tried at the end running back to the school. >>> service as the police chief wants help in identifying the people who went on a rampage last week. the head of mission district police department. residents ask the police aren't doing the job is to keep the peace. >>> this community that has done edwards and struggle to make changes. but it hasn't been enough. >>> the list and it is a safe place. it it's if abbott community and those elected by you to serve you but committed
NBC
Sep 24, 2012 11:00pm PDT
that handed him in jail. eric lewis, a principal at montague elementary school, landed in court today. he's charged with five felonies. specifically, he was trying to sell methamphetamine, ghb and ecsta ecstasy. he allegedly met arrangement for a drug deal. >> that was about a quarter of an ounce of methamphetamine, seven pills of what is affected to be ecstasy. and three or four vials of ghb. >> investigators say they found a number of surveillance cameras and hidden cameras inside lewis' apartment, including one hidden in a teddy bear. they're going through several hard drives and computers seized from his office at the school. >>> a san jose man will go to court tomorrow. he is accused of slowly poisoning his girlfriend. police say 67-year-old robert lockbridge was bringing her bottled water, containing chlorine. he told her it was a vitamin drink. nurses became suspicious and tested the water themselves before calling police. >>> parents in san mateo are feeling anxious and relief tonight, after police arrested a man who tried to abduct a little girl from her elementary school. moms a
ABC
Sep 24, 2012 11:00pm PDT
-old eric lewis made the first court appearance today after police say he offered drugs to undercover officer through on line dating site. police found methamphetamine, ecstacy and date rape drug ghb at lewis home. he was arrested thursday and faces 5 felony drug counts. >>> san francisco police released identity of the suspect shot by an officer in the mission district last thursday night. oliver is a 22-year-old known gang member currently on parole shot after police say he pulled a loaded gun on an officer. he was carrying a tech 9 automatic pistol loaded with 25 roubdz of ammunition. that somewhating sparked 2 nights of protest resulting in vandalism in the mission district. at neighborhood meeting today resident expressed frustration at the growing gang problem and the police re. >> how many arrest made. practically none. even when arrests are made just revolving door. they are let off without any charges. >>reporter: other residents commented that the shooting thursday night was justified. >> hayward police shot and killed a man that tried to run them down. happened at
KOFY
Sep 25, 2012 12:00am PDT
on thursday. one of the camera was found inside a teddy bear. 42-year-old eric lewis made the first court appearance today after police say he offered drugs to undercover officer through on line dating site. police found methamphetamine, ecstacy and date rape drug ghb at lewis home. he was arrested thursday and faces 5 felony drug counts. >>> san francisco police released identity of the suspect shot by an officer in the mission district last thursday night. oliver is a 22-year-old known gang member currently on parole shot after police say he pulled a loaded gun on an officer. he was carrying a tech 9 automatic pistol loaded with 25 roubdz of ammunition. that somewhating sparked 2 nights of protest resulting in vandalism in the mission district. at neighborhood meeting today resident expressed frustration at the growing gang problem and the police re. >> how many arrest made. practically none. even when arrests are made just revolving door. they are let off without any charges. >>reporter: other residents commented that the shooting thursday night was justified. >> hayward polic
KICU
Sep 25, 2012 11:30pm PDT
the undercover agent says eric lewis was texting me from work regarding meeting up to use meth. lewis admits drug sale and use on a large scale. >> i think that makes it disconsorting to people. >> reporter: lewis will stay in jail until he can prove he can post$25,000 in bail without using drug money. robert handa, ktvu news. >>> and these are the high temperatures recorded. a 90 in antioch, tomorrow going to look a lot like today. it's not a lot of changes. might be a little cooler in some places, maybe a little warmer in other places. what we're noticing is a lot of fog. a lot of cloud cover is pushed in. tomorrow morning the computer model has a fairly aggressive fog print. really not like this one. we had plenty of fog. you're going to see fog in many bay area locations. temperatures tomorrow, very similar to what we're having now. as we go through the week when i come to the five day forecast, we're going to be looking at a pretty good sized warm up. i'll let you know when that occurs. we'll be back here at 10:45. >>> the father of a teenager from sebastapool says he intends to bring his so
FOX
Sep 25, 2012 10:00pm PDT
around. >> reporter: according to the report the undercover agent says eric lewis was texting me from work regarding meeting up to use meth. lewis admits drug sale and use on a large scale. >> i think that makes it disconsorting to people. >> reporter: lewis will stay in jail until he can prove he can post$25,000 in bail without using drug money. robert handa, ktvu news. >>> and these are the high temperatures recorded. a 90 in antioch, tomorrow going to look a lot like today. it's not a lot of changes. might be a little cooler in some places, maybe a little warmer in other places. what we're noticing is a lot of fog. a lot of cloud cover is pushed in. tomorrow morning the computer model has a fairly aggressive fog print. really not like this one. we had plenty of fog. you're going to see fog in many bay area locations. temperatures tomorrow, very similar to what we're having now. as we go through the week when i come to the five day forecast, we're going to be looking at a pretty good sized warm up. i'll let you know when that occurs. we'll be back here at 10:45. >>> the father of a
NBC
Sep 24, 2012 11:00am PDT
the prosecutor could formally charge eric dean lewis. the principal was arrested on thursday night for allegedly trying to sell drugs to an undercover agent at a caltrain station in san francisco. police found a quarter ounce of methamphetamine. the investigators also searched his office at montague where they seized his computer and other documents and information. this was the first morning back to school since word came of the arrest. parents and the district is surprised especially since lewis was successful during the seven years as an educator. test scores have risen and programs have been put in place and parental involvement increased. >> this is very difficult and very shocking and sad time for the school. i think mostly we will explain to the students that people make bad choices sometimes. these things happen. we have to move on and our job is about teaching and learning. >> a lot of people don't believe he did it. my mom and dad -- i talked to them already. >> you don't think he is innocent? >> i don't know. >> reporter: this morning, teachers will talk to students about what happene
ABC
Sep 28, 2012 4:30am PDT
. eric dean lewis made his first appearance monday police say he offered drugs to an undercover officer he met through an online site. at his home officers found meth, ghb and almost a dozen hidden cameras including one in a teddy bear. >>> sixth grade teacher at balance ban any middle school is set to be arranged today on lewd conduct charges. a meeting took place to discuss the arrest of sixth grade teacher james izumizaki. the 28-year-old is accused of having inappropriate contact with a former student under 14. parents were told students in his class would placed in other classes monday. >>> san francisco city college board of trustees has a plan to keep the college open as its faces severe financial trouble. the trustees unveiled the 14-point plan hiring new financial watchdogs, laying off faculty, closing or leasing properties and refocusing on course work. the commission has given city college until march 15th, to keep accreditation and prevent 86,000 student school from closing in june. >>> this morning the big story, fog. >> it was foggy and he's right, not -- it wasn't drizzli
FOX
Sep 24, 2012 4:30am PDT
interim principal. eric dean lewis has been the principal for the past seven years but now he's facing felony drug charges. theyed a an under cover agent contact him through a dating website and set up a meeting at the cal train station. they found methamphetamine, ghb pills and scales in his san francisco home. >> unbelievable. i'm shocked. >> shocked. he's a principal of a school, you would think he would if doing better. >> reporter: since lewis' arrest they have placed him on administrative leave. we are told he was involved in the antidrug dare program here. he is charged with offering to furnish drugs, possession, and possession with intent to sell. we have been told that letters will be sent home to parents today to explain what happened here. he will be arraigned in court this morning on those felony drug charges. janine de la vega ktvu channel 2 news. >>> a homeless camp that was cleared out in san francisco may be cleared out again today. it's on 4th and king streets. the coalition on homelessness say homeless people living there have received two notices to leave the camp. i
FOX
Sep 24, 2012 6:00pm PDT
reporting by teachers. >>> principal was arraigned on drug charges in san jose. police arrested eric dean lewis last thursday after he offered to supply drugs to a under cover officer. investigators later found methamphetamine and other drugs in his home. he did not enter a plea today. he is set to return to court on friday. >>> protesters marched twice in the past week smashing windows and spraying graffiti. they are protesting police brutality but many say they have gone too far. ktvu's david stevenson is live in san francisco where the police chief is meeting with neighbors. david. >> reporter: that's right. right now san francisco's police chief is having the second of two town hall meetings about the officer involved shooting and the vandalism that came after it. >> reporter: residents and merchants shared their anger about the protest and vandalism sparked by a officer involved shooting. >> this is absolutely crazy. something has to be done. >> reporter: it happened after they recognized and pursued a man. investigators say an officer shot him twice after he pulled out this gun. pol
ABC
Sep 25, 2012 5:00am PDT
at eric lewis' san francisco home he was arrested last thursday. >>> governor brown heading to google headquarters today to sign a bill that makes it legal for the company to test its robot cars on city streets. google has been testing the car that drives itself, it put on a demonstration last spring with a blind morgan hill man behind the wheel using google's autonomous driving technology. the bill that brown is signing would require the dmv to begin drafting rules governing the use of the vehicles by the public. >>> san francisco stepping up efforts to cleanup dirty streets. public work crews are out targeting streets littered with trash like this stretch of columbus near broadway. workers will be speakinging to merchants in the area which may be -- may be responsible for the trash also looking for uncollected garbage, illegal dumping and fee >> sidewalk in front of your property is the responsibility of the private property owner. the idea is not to hammer them and hit them and fine them right away, but to educate and show them what beck do and what they are responsible for. >> --
CBS
Sep 24, 2012 6:00pm PDT
eric lewis showed no emotion as he made his first court appearance on the charges that he was dealing drugs. >> he is alleged to have offered to furnish both methamphetamine and g 8 to speak to an undercover police officer. >> acting on a tip that the principle, for the last seven years, was involved in drugs the state narcotics officers set up a sting, one officer began chatting with him on a date dating website and arranged to meet him at 8 cal train station where he was arrested thursday night and officers then got a search warrant for his apartment with a found a cache of other drugs. >> quarter of an ounce of methamphetamine and 7 pills of an dna or ecstasy, and three or four vials of g 8 speech. >> that is also known as the date rape drug. >> i am in shock. >> the school community was blindsided. >> he seemed like a very nice man. it totally caught me off-guard. >> working with kids, you teach them not to do drugs and stay away from that but then secretly that is what he is doing on the side? i am very shocked. >> school officials notified parents and explain to students that th
FOX
Sep 24, 2012 7:00am PDT
principal. we haven't gotten a chance -- we haven't gotten a chance to speak to them yet. eric dean lewis has been the principal here at montague school. he's now facing if heny drug charges. a tip was received that he was involved in drugs. they had an undercover officer and they found meth and other drugs in his home. >> you certainly don't want to see anything like that in a school. and in your neighborhood and stuff? you don't want to have people like that around. i mean, that's a real disappointment. >> reporter: since lewis's arrest, school officials have placed him on leave. we're told that lewis was involved in the antid.a.r.e. program at the school -- anti- d.a.r.e. program at the school. we're also told that letters will be sent home with the students about what happened and he's expected to be arraigned in court today. back to you. >> thank you. >>> let's check in with sal, once again, for an update on the commute. not a great start for a monday morning. we do have heavy traffic. we've been talking about it since we went on the air at 4:30. now we still have a huge backup on 58
NBC
Sep 25, 2012 5:00am PDT
this week. eric lewis made his first appearance before a judge yesterday. the principal at montague elementary school in santa clara was charged with five felonies, including the sale and distribution of controlled substances. investigators say after searching lewis' apartment they found a number of surveillance cameras, including a hidden camera inside a teddy bear. they're now going through his hard drive and his computers. >>> there is new hope the finances -- the father of 18-year-old kyle joseph nolan raised more than $8,000 to bring his son's body home for an autopsy. the teenager died in late august while taking part in a ritual after taking a concoction used by amazonian people. they admitted to burying his body. an autopsy yielded no cause of death. toxicology results are pending. nolan's father wants to bring his son's body home to have it reexpected. >>> alameda police still looking for an armed suspect who held up a shopper in the middle of the day. the robbery was sunday afternoon at the alameda center on south shore drive. the suspect held up a 51-year-old woman walkin
NBC
Sep 25, 2012 6:00am PDT
bear at eric lewis' san francisco apartment. officers say they also found meth and date rape drugs. lewis was arrested friday after allegedly offering to meet an undercover agent for a drug deal. he's now on unpaid leave from montague elementary school in santa clara. he's charged with five felonies. >>> and in san francisco, a teen right now recovering after being shot in both feet. police say the 14-year-old was struck during a drive-by shooting on sunday night. this all happened near a playground at the corner of hayes and buchanan streets. that teen was taken to sf general hospital where he suffered from non-life threatening injuries. so far no arrests have been mae. >>> uc berkeley police are asking for your help in catching a man wanted in a pair of robberies. take a look at this suspect photo. kody alan smith pretended to women just hours apart on erent september tenth. he allegedly threatened both women with violence if they did not withdraw cash from an atm inside the golden bear cafe anatomy beckon the berkeley campus. there's his photo. luckily neither woman was hurt. he
KOFY
Sep 24, 2012 9:00pm PDT
in jail fit following a brief court appearance this afternoon. 42-year-old eric lewis charged with 5 felony drug counts. police arrested lewis last thursday after they say he offered drug to undercover officer who contacted him through an on line dating site. no drug found on lewis but investigators say they did find methamphetamine ecstacy and ghb so-called date rape drug during a search of his home. lewis is being held in lieu of 25,000 dollar bail. he's expected back in court on friday. >>> 67-year-old san jose man arrested in marin county for trying to poison his girlfriend with water spiked with chlorine. the girlfriend is 63-year-old parent at san rafael nursing home. employee there called police when he were the in bottles of water that smelled like bleach. he reportedly told his girlfriend he was vitamin water. >> beach goers in eastern florida helped fish wild life officials collect bag of marijuana from an apparent drug smuggling boat. they rae treevd the drug by swimming out then bringing them back to the beach. nearly 150 pounds of marijuana were on board that both.
KRON
Sep 24, 2012 4:00am PDT
arrested in a police sting will be in court today. eric jean lewis was arrested at a caltran station by an undercover agent. investigators said they found methamphetamine and other drugs on him and in his san francisco home. he has been placed on administrative leave. we don't believe there is any connection whatsoever there's no evidence of any connection between what he was allegedly billing in san francisco and his work here. >> he has been a principal at montague elementary school in santa clara for over five years. >> these ripped out copper wire on the hayward high football field. this is the second time this month these stm the sun set stadium and in this instance this these did not get away from with the copper wire. there were unable to haul it off and just left it. >> they take the covers off the bottom of the hose and a snit the wires on one in and then they pulled the wires through. wires are approximately 4 ft. high. the thing is that they did not take the wire because they did not have a way to halt it. this is the only feel that they were has won high schools complaine
FOX
Sep 24, 2012 5:00pm PDT
a hour -- hall of justice. . >> reporter: eric dean lewis appears subdued this afternoon. the principal of montague elementary school faces felony drug charges, possession, furnishing and sale of methamphetamine, and the date rape drug. he was arrested in san francisco thursday afternoon. investigators say he arranged to meet with an under cover agent. a search here at his apartment turned up methamphetamine, and the other drugs. then agents came to the school and seized his computer. >> i think it is very difficult. it is shocking. very sad time for the school. >> reporter: parents were also shocked. he was principal for 7 years, seemed popular and set up anti- drug programs. >> we were disappointed because he is respected here. >>> the prosecutor says there is no indication children were involved. but the prosecutor argued he should not be released because he lives outside of the county and investigators want to be sure he doesn't use drug money for bail. >> we want to make sure any money comes in is from proper sources. >> reporter: even though bail is set at $25,000, he will stay i
Telemundo
Sep 24, 2012 6:00pm PDT
familia de la escuela primaria "montague" en santa clara... luego de enterarse que el director eric dean lewis de 42 aÑos fue arrestado bajo cargos de vender drogas... sot 2:06... "well the staff..." ---ahora el personal de la escuela esta explicando a los estudiantes lo que sucedio con su director... dijo la superintendente del distrito escolar de santa clara... ---el arresto de lewis ocurrio el viernes en una estacion de caltrain luego que un agente encubierto lo contactara por medio de una pagina en internet... segun la policia, el maestro le ofrecio drogas al oficial y quedaron en reunirse en su casa en san francisco... ---luego de su detencion... la policia reviso el apartamento del sospechoso y dijo haber encontrado un cuarto de onza de metanfetamina s... sot 9:49... "it's a good teacher..." --este padre de familia califico a lewis como un buen maestro... y no lograba salir de su asombro... dice que por los siete aÑos que el director estuvo a cargo del plantel todo parecia normal... ---lewis se encuntra suspendido sin goce de sueldo y el proximo lunes sera presentado ante la just
FOX
Sep 25, 2012 7:00am PDT
's toy. eric lewis was arraigned in court yesterday. he faces felony charges. lewis was arrested at a cal tr an station last week. there were 10 hidden cameras at his san francisco apartment. cameras were also found in a cigarette lighter and places in his bedroom. it is unknown why he had the cameras. >> who knows. everyone has their own life style. could have been for the dates he brought home. is it odd it is in teddy bears? like i said, we still have to go through and figure out what else he had if anything. >> reporter: investigators are still going through the evidence to see if lewis will face more charges. so far theda's office says none of the charges are related to the school. i did contact the school but still have not heard back. we are going to try to get our hands on that police report to see if we can tell you more about what was found in the san francisco apartment. >>> the district attorney claims a couple planted vicodin, marijuana and other drug paraphernalia in the car of a pta volunteer. the couple allegedly wanted the volunteer to be arrested because they believe sh
ABC
Sep 25, 2012 6:00am PDT
of the cameras was found inside a teddy bear. 42-year-old eric dean lewis made his first court appearance yesterday after police say he offered drugs to an uncould have officer. police found meth, ecstasy and date rape drug ghb at his home. he faces five felony drug counts. >>> governor brown headed to google headquarters today to sign a bill to make it legal for the company to test robot cars on city streets google has been testing the car that drives itself it put on a demonstration last spring with a blind man behind the wheel. the car was programmed using google's technology. >>> california volters appear to be divided over whether to -- voters appear to be dividedded over whether to repeal the death penalty, it would eliminate capital punishment in the state and change all sentences to life without possibility of parole many new poll finds 42% of likely california voters support the proposition, 45% are opposed, 13% still undecided. >>> if you missed the monday night football game last night you missed the call that has fans and most of the nfl talking this morning. devastating strin
ABC
Sep 28, 2012 5:00am PDT
methamphetamine is due back in court eric dean lewis made his first court appearance monday. police say he offered drugs to an uncover officer he met through an online daying site. at his home officers found meth, date rape drug, ghb and a dozen hidden cameras. he was arrested last thursday and faces five felony drug counts. >>> a sixth grade teacher at albany middle school is set to be arraigned today on lewd conduct charges. a meeting took place last night to discuss the arrest of sixth grade teacher james izumizaki. he was arrested at his home wednesday. >>> the san francisco city college board of trustees explained in its 14 point action plan for keeping the college open at a public hearing last night it clouds hiring new financial watchdogs, laying off faculty, closing or leasing properties and refocusing on basic course work the community college commission has given city college until march 15th, to turn things around. >> fall back to summer in a big hurry this weekend with going to prove i. >> does it give you whiplash? >> i like the heat. >> a lot of people love. >> a lot of people do loo
ABC
Sep 28, 2012 6:00am PDT
to court. 42-year-old eric dean lewis made his first court appearance monday he's the principal of montague elementary in santa clara. at his home officers found meth, date rape drug ghb and a dozen hidden cameras including one in a teddy bear. he was arrested last thursday and faces five felony drug counts. >>> parents-only meeting took place last night to discuss arrest of sixth grade teacher james izumizaki the 28-year-old is accused of having inappropriate contact with a former student under 14. parents were told students in his class will be placed in other classes monday. izumizaki is set to be arraigned today >> san francisco city college board of trustees explained 14 point action plan for keeping the college open at a hearing last night hiring new financial watchdogs, laying off faculty, closing or leasing some of its properties refocusing on basic course work the commission has given city college until march 15th, to turn things around. >>> morgan hill police looking for a mother who abandon her daughter after a shoplifting event. marcy key len and her 10-year-old filled the cart
KRON
Sep 25, 2012 5:00pm PDT
secretly recorded people without their consent. asked >> eric d lewis had no fewer than 10 hidden cameras in his apartment including one hidden in the nose of a teddy bear. police found quantities of methamphetamines and the the date rape drug dat. according to the police record santa clara county specialize in force the team found cameras and a teddy bear, a coat hanger, a cigarette lighter and a watch this, all inside of his bedroom. also sees or computer files. since they are under heavy scrutiny. some >> in particular because of his access to minors and because it was a principal, they want to make sure that there are no minors involved. >> the principle here at montague elementary school our colleagues in parents expressed shock, he faces five drug-related felonies. the police report details his arrest after arranging to meet an undercover agent he met through a gate dating web site. >> one investigator commented, there was no clear reason to have so many hidden cameras, especially one hidden in a teddy bear. this may lead to crimes we find on his computer. if >> is what could ma
FOX
Sep 24, 2012 5:00am PDT
of the day be ready to say i'm proud of what i did today. now eric dean lewis the principal is expected to be arraigned in court this morning on felony drug charges. a spokesperson from the department of justice says their drug task force received a tip lewis was involved in drugs and used a dating website. an under cover agent set up -- he was arrested on friday after offering the agent drugs. they found methamphetamine, ghb pills and scales inside his home. >> there are no connections here at montague. i'm sure the kids will be disappointed but they will move on and we will focus them back on their learning. >> reporter: school officials have placed lewis on unpaid administrative leave and already named an interim principal. lewis was the principal here for the past seven years and we're told by parents he was involved in antidrug dare programs. he's charged with the offer to furnish drugs and possession of drugs. we are told if he is convicted, he could face five years or more in prison. he is expected to be arraigned sometime today. reporting live from santa clara janine de la vega
FOX
Sep 24, 2012 6:00am PDT
. >>> school principal at santa clara montague elementary school has been arrested. eric dean lewis was arrested thursday on suspension of possessing crystal meth for sale. they also found ghb pills and scales in his home in san francisco. >>> in a few hours san francisco police will hold a community meeting about a recent police shooting that sparked protests. ktvu alex savidge is in the city now with details about the meeting. good morning, alex. >> reporter: good morning. san francisco police chief greg sur is hoping to ease tensions in this community that is why he will be holding a town hall meeting later this morning here inside the corner stone church. he will be talking about a police shooting that prompted angry protests. last thursday night is when plain closed officers opened fire on a 22-year-old parolee. that man pointed a tech nine gun at an officer. one of the officers shot him twice. the man is expected to survive. police also say they have witnesses that can verify their account of what happened. that officer involved shooting prompted two straight nights of angry d
NBC
Sep 28, 2012 5:00am PDT
. >>> a south bay principal accused of dealing drugs is expected in court today. 42-year-old eric dean lewis could enter a plea. the principal of montague elementary in santa clara was arrested last week and charged with five felonies, including drug sales and possession. police are still investigating but do not think lewis sold drugs on campus. >>> a mom is on the run in the south bay this morning, accused of using her 10-year-old daughter to help steal groceries from a safeway in morgan hill. when police showed up, mom took off, leaving her daughter there to face the music. marla tellez is in the newsroom and has more on exactly who police are looking for. good morning. >> reporter: jon, good morning. morgan hill police say this is not the first time that marcy keelin and her 10-year-old daughter have stolen groceries from a local safeway. the two got away with the crime just a few weeks ago but when they tried it last week, no such luck. safeway employees at the store caught on to the scam and that's when police say the 38-year-old mother took off in the getaway car without her daughter
NBC
Sep 24, 2012 7:00am PDT
school principal is in jail accused of selling drugs. eric lewis was arrested on friday for trying to sell meth to an undercover police officer. police got a tip lewis was dealing drugs. he is the principal at the montague elementary school. an interim principal will be on campus today. the school will sent letters home to parents to explain. >>> let's check in with mike with the commute. >> let's look at the san mateo. approaching 101. approaching foster city. very slow coming off the high-rise and approaching highway 101. we will show you the maps in all directions. an accident at west 92 at 101 with a motorcycle off to the shoulder. we have no details on injuries. if you go southbound through san mateo, another accident involving a motorcycle. warmer weather brings more motorcycles on the roads. use caution. 880. very slow all the way down to fremont. laura. >>> thank you for the update. i'll have another local news update in a half hour. in the meantime, you can find us on facebook. >>> it's 8:30 on a monday morning, september 24th, 2012. it's a pretty day here in the northeast
Univision
Sep 26, 2012 7:00am PDT
piernas. >>> wakawaka eh eh! (aplausos) >>> fk y esto es al despertar extra...."eric dean lewis, director de una escuela en santa clara y arrestado por presunta venta de droga, teÍa 10 Ámaras escondidas en su departamento de san francisco...en el cateo a la vivienda de dean-lewis la policia enconcontro Ámaras miniaturas de vigilancia, ocultas en lugares sorprendentes, como la nariz de un oso de peluche, un encendedor y un perchero... tambÉn incautaron varias computadoras, incluida una que "lewis" teÍa en la escuela primaria "montague" donde fungia como director... los padres de familia en la escuela primaria 'parkside' en san mateo, se reuniran hoy con autoridades del plantel para discutir el intento de secuestro de una niÑa en esas instalaciones...ayer se dio a conocer que "bradley rozek" entro a la escuela, se metÓ al baÑo de las niÑas, carÓ a la Íctima de 9 aÑos y le taÓ la boca con su mano para impedir que gritara...los fiscales senalan que el sospechoso lleÓ a la menor a una casa ubicada a dos cuadras de la escuela, de donde la niÑa logÓ escapar... yo soy kira vilanov
Univision
Sep 25, 2012 7:00am PDT
saluda fk y esto es al despertar extra...eric dean-lewis", de 42 aÑos, director de una escuela en san jose, fÉ instruido de 5 cargos por por supuestamente venderle drogas a un agente encubierto que lo contacto por internet...la investigacÓn preliminar indica que "lewis" no vendia las drogas en su lugar de trabajo, la escuela primaria "montague"... el arresto deÓ asombrados a muchos padres de familia los reguladores de california tendran Ás poder para garantizar que las compaÍas de gas cumplan con las reglas de seguridad, gracias a tres nuevas leyes...las iniciativas promulgadas por el gobernador "jerry brown" el fin de semana, llegan Ás de dos aÑos despÉs de la explosión de un gasoducto en san bruno que quito la vida a 8 personas...el asamblÍsta "jerry hill" afirÓ que las nuevas legislaciones fortaleceÁn la supervisÓn de las tubeÍas para evitar una tragedia similar a esa en septiembre del 2010... yo soy kira vilanova,en el besibol de grandes ligas,el dominicano adrián beltré conectó su junrón número 35 y luego remolcó la carrera ganadora en la novena entrada para q
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